Sale 20CN01 | Lot 100

George III Sterling Silver and Cut Glass Inkstand

Catalogue: English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

Lot Details

Lot 100
George III Sterling Silver and Cut Glass Inkstand
Burrage Davenport, London, 1780
Oval with reeded handles, the pierced gallery fitted for four silver mounted glass bottles and two pen holders, all on four scroll feet. Length 12 1/4 inches (31.1 cm), total approximately 19 ounces, weighable.


C Property of a Georgia Private Collector

Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Good condition overall; one pen holder leans slightly; piercing appears good; one inkpot with an impact to the glass rim; the taperstick with slight lean; one end of stand at handle engraved "MEB to PB Pignus amicitiae" and the other with heraldic crest


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Estimate: $700 - $1,000
Sold for $750 (includes buyer's premium)

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English & Continental Furniture / Old Masters

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